PROGRAMME OF THE 58th STRUGA POETRY EVENINGS
21 – 26 AUGUST 2019

Wednesday,
21.08.2019

10:00      
Planting of a tree and poetry reading in honour of the 2019 Golden Wreath Laureate.

  • Park of Poetry

12:30      
Press conference with the winner of the Golden Wreath 2019 Award

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

13:30       
Exhibition opening “Colored Collection of Joy” by Sasho Blazhes

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

20:30      
Official Opening of the Struga Poetry Evenings (SPE) 2019

  • At the Cultural Center

21:00      
Poetic Meridians – International poetry reading

  • At the Cultural Center

22:30      
Official reception for the participants of the Struga Poetry Evenings 2019

  • Summer terrace of the Hotel “Drim”
Thursday,
22.08.2019

10:00 – 11:00      
Portrait of Zoran Anchevski, winner of the Brothers Miladinov 2018 Award

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

11:00 – 12:00      
Poetry reading of the shortlisted poets for the Brothers Miladinov 2019 Award

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

12:00 – 12:30      
The handing of the Stoyan Christowe 2019 Award for best poetry book by an expatriated poet

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

12:30 – 14:00      
Symposium “East/West – Balkans/Europe”

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

16:00       
„Pirot, poet and wanderer“- talk with mr. Emmanuel Rimbert 

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

17:00-18:30      
Guided tour of Struga

 

20:00-21:00      
“Poetic Portraits” –  Vlada Uroshevic

  • The outflow of the Crn Drim River (“Seagull”)

21:00 – 22:00      
Presentation of the thematic anthology “Noah’s Ark”

 

22:00 – 23:00      
“Circles” (Evening of international poetry)

  • The outflow of Crn Drim River (“Seagull”)

23:00-00:00
Promotion of „Dedlajna my love“, Vladimir Lukash – in cooperation with  INCA Struga, as part of „DIS – DRIMING“

  • The outflow of Crn Drim River (“Seagull”)

00:00      
“Night without Punctuation” – interpretation provided

  • The lobby of the Cultural Center

00:00     
Exhibition „Doodlings“, Vladimir Lukash – in cooperation with  INCA Struga, as part of „DIS – DRIMING“

  • The lobby of the Cultural Center
Friday,
23.08.2019

10:00- 12:00      
“Matinée” – International poetry reading

  • The courtyard of the monastery church “Holy Mother of God“, Kalishta

12:00 – 13:00      
Tour of the cave churches, Kalishta

 

16:00 – 17:00      
“Poetry Café” – VERSOPOLIS – Meeting with the publishers and the professionals

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

17:00 – 18:00      
Presentation of the Macedonian poets – VERSOPOLIS

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

18:00-19:00      
Discussion “The role of the literary journals in the digital age”

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

20:00 – 21:00      
“Poetic Portraits” –  Bogomil Gjuzel

 

21:00 – 22:00      
Portrait of Monika Herceg, the laureate of the Bridges of Struga 2019 Award, given by SPE and UNESCO

  • The outflow of Crn Drim River (“Seagull”)

22:00 – 23:00      
VERSOPOLIS Night

  • The alternate scene at the outflow of Crn Drim River (“Seagull”)

23:00 – 00:00      
Poetry reading (Macedonian and foreign poets)

  • The alternate scene at the outflow of Crn Drim River (“Seagull”)

00:00      
Night without Punctuation: Music-poetry performance

  • Cultural Center
Saturday,
24.08.2019

10:00 – 11:00    
“Poetry Café” with the laureate of the Golden Wreath 2019 Award of the SPE.
Meeting with the journalists, the publishers, and the professionals

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

11:00 – 12:00      
In Memoriam: Risto Jachev, Vera Chejkovska

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

12:30 – 13:30      
Press-conference – Announcement of the Brothers Miladinov 2019 Award winner

  • Congress Hall, Hotel “Drim”

17:00-19:00       
Departure for Ohrid and guided tour of the cultural monuments in the city

 

19:00-19:45      
“Poetic Portraits”: Mateja Matevski, 90-year birth anniversary

  • Courtyard of the Hagia Sophia Church, Ohrid

20:30      
Portrait of the laureate of the Golden Wreath 2019 Award.

  • Hagia Sophia Church, Ohrid

00:00       
Night without Punctuation
Music-poetry performance

  • Summer stage of the Cultural Center
Sunday,
25.08.2019

10:00 – 12:30      
Field trip by boat to the Saint Naum Monastery

 

13:00 – 13:30      
Tour of the complex

 

16:30       
In Vino Veritas: the announcement of the best poem dedicated to wine

 

20:30      
„Bridges”, international poetry reading and the awarding of the Golden Wreath 2019, Brothers Miladinov 2019 and Bridges of Struga 2019 awards

  • The Bridge of Poetry, Struga

00:00      
Announcement of the Enhalon Award winner

  • Press Center of SPE in the hotel “Drim”
Monday,
26.08.2019

Poetry on the road

 

  • Kavadarci

12:00       
Poetry reading in Kavadarci, at the Tikvesh Winery

 

  • Prilep

14:00      
Poetry reading in Nebregovo – Blazhe Koneski Memorial House

15:00       
Visit of the Treskavec Monastery

19:00 – 20:30       
Poetry reading in front of the Cultural Centerr

 

  • Veles

Visit of the Koco Racin Memorial House

18:30 – 19:30      
Poetry reading

 

  • Kumanovo

18:30 – 19:30      
Poetry reading at the Cultural Center

 

  • Skopje

21:00      
Gala poetry reading at the Museum of Modern Art

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  • Republic of North Macedonia
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